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Libertyville Football: Regular Season Recap

Libertyville Football: Regular Season Recap

Max Friedlander, Staff Writer

November 19, 2015

The Libertyville varsity football team wrapped up their regular season on Oct. 23 with one of the best and most dominating regular seasons in program history. The team finished a perfect 9-0 and won the North Suburban Conference Championship, taking down accomplished rival schools along the way. Not...

Collect them all, Wildcat captains of the Fall

Abbey Humbert and TJ Murbach

October 27, 2015

With the fall season in full swing, all athletes are busy with their sports and school work. Captains have bigger responsibilities when it comes to managing their team. From talking to individual captains, the true nature of their roles and their sports come to life. Boys’ Cross Country Boys’ Golf Boy...

Not Your Average Athletes

Not Your Average Athletes

Hannah Hutchins and Dolores Palmieri

October 22, 2015

Athletics at LHS can be very exciting, whether you’re sitting in the student section cheering on one of the school’s teams or actually playing on one, this school is well-versed in the topic of sports. But what of the sports not offered at the school, and what of the athletes in them? All throughou...

Watch IceCats Hockey Games Live

Watch IceCats Hockey Games Live

September 27, 2015

The IceCats hockey season (their schedule can be found here) is under way. Join DOI's TJ Murbach and Jack Kosowski, who announce games for the team, for this year's action. Individual games can be viewed through this link....

Super Manny

Super Manny

Jarrett Malec, Staff Writer

September 25, 2015

For students all throughout the school, lunch time can’t come fast enough. It’s a time to relax, talk to friends, and sometimes finish up some last-minute homework. Adding to the daily LHS dining experience is the familiar face of the exuberant cashier who students have come to know and love, Ma...

Top FIFA Officials Arrested as Corruption Scandal Unfolds

Top FIFA Officials Arrested as Corruption Scandal Unfolds

Kyle Laska, News Editor

June 2, 2015

This past Wednesday, the first arrests of FIFA officials were made based on the accepting of bribes over the last couple of decades. FIFA, Fédération Internationale de Football Association, is the international organization that overlooks the sport of soccer. Soccer is the most popular sport worldwide,...

Ultimeyes: Vision Training

Ultimeyes: Vision Training

By: Jake Vogt, Staff Writer

June 1, 2015

A revolutionary new app may change the way athletes train for their specific sport. Ultimeyes, an app designed by Aaron Seitz, a professor of psychology at University of California at Riverside, aims to improve athletes’ abilities through the strengthening of their eyesight, according to the Ultimeyes...

Advantage: VanDixhorn

Advantage: VanDixhorn

Jarrett Malec, Staff Writer

April 30, 2015

At LHS, there are countless amounts of sports that have star talents riddled about them. Sports of all varieties, ranging from swimming to golf to football, have athletes that light up the court or field almost every time they go out and compete. Tennis, a sport that does not get as much attention around...

Different Dimensions of Dedication

Different Dimensions of Dedication

Marijke Sommer, Staff Writer

April 19, 2015

Many student-athletes compete in high school-affiliated athletics, but there are a number of varsity athletes who participate in club athletics all year round in order to stay in shape and prepare for college. Following after this are descriptions of the differences between club and high school sports. Athletes...

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